Omni Visions, Inc is multi state foster care and adoption agency, with a location in the Lexington area and serving the surrounding area. Omni Visions seeks a highly organized, dynamic individual to carry out recruitment, training, and licensing of prospective foster parents. Some evening and/or weekend work required, scheduled by the employee. This role does not have crisis on call or caseload responsibilities but carries out home visits, screening, and completion of home studies in compliance with the State of Kentucky guidelines. Must have a bachelor degree in social work or related field plus two years of experience working with children. Experience in child welfare or foster care is highly desired.
Illustrative Examples of Work
-Advertises the need for foster parents and resource team members in newspapers, trade publications, radio spots, etc.
-Coordinates the development and implementation of long term, short term and targeted recruitment plans for the region.
-Interviews and performs home visits to individuals and/or families who have expressed interest in becoming a foster parent and informs them of the training and licensing requirements.
-Teaches various components of the Foster/Treatment parent curriculum when necessary.
-Writes detailed home studies of potential foster parents.
-Assists the Regional Directors and/or Area Team Leaders in matching children with potential foster parents, including new placements, emergency placements and respite.